Handouts

These handouts overview the main points of the listed topic and were designed as supplements for the training presentations.

State of Iowa Agencies, Plans and Programs for Animal Health Emergencies
This one-page handout outlines the State of Iowa agencies involved in an animal disease emergency and overviews the preparedness and response plans and resources for State.
PDF (1 pg)

 

Federal Agencies, Plans and Programs for Animal Health Emergencies
This one-page handout outlines the Federal agencies involved in an animal disease emergency and overviews the preparedness and response resources available.
PDF (1 pg)

 

National Response Framework for an Animal Disease Emergency
This one-page handout overviews the National Response Framework and how it is used for an animal emergency response.
PDF (1 pg)

 

NIMS and ICS for Animal Health Emergencies
This two-page handout briefly describes what the National Incident Management System and the Incident Command System are and how they are applied for animal disease emergencies.
PDF (2 pgs)

 

Steps in an Animal Disease Emergency Response
This two-page handout outlines the necessary steps involved in the detection, response and recovery of an ADE.
PDF (2 pgs)

 

Quarantine Structure for an Animal Disease Emergency
This two-page handout overviews the terminology and zonation of the quarantine structure for an ADE.
PDF (2 pgs)

 

Animal Disease Emergencies: Carcass Disposal Methods
This one-page handout briefly describes some of the possible carcass disposal methods that may be used during an ADE.
PDF (1 pg)

 

General Disease Prevention Practices for Farms
This one-page handout outlines basic biosecurity measures that should be used on farms to prevent the introduction and spread of disease.
PDF (1 pg)

 

Animal Disease Emergencies: Cleaning and Disinfection Overview
This one-page handout overviews important C&D principles, necessary measures for effectiveness and health and safety issues.
PDF (1 pg)

 

Business Continuity Planning
This one-page handout highlights the importance of developing a business continuity plan and outlines the basic planning elements needed.
PDF (1 pg)

 

Preparedness for Animal Disease Emergencies - What You Can Do
This one-page handout highlights ways you and your community can prepare for an animal disease emergency.
PDF (1 pg)

 

Disease Transmission Route Definitions
This one page handout illustrates and defines how disease organisms can be transmitted or spread.
PDF (1 pg)

 

High Consequence Livestock Pathogens by Species
This one-page handout lists the potential high consequence/foreign animal diseases of livestock by animal species. Those disease that can affect humans are also highlighted.
PDF (1 pg)

 

High Consequence Livestock Pathogens Summary Table
This six-page handout provide a summary of the potential high consequence/foreign animal diseases of livestock. It addresses the route of transmission, the species affected and the prominent clinical signs in animals and humans.
PDF (6 pgs)